Gov. Wike’s Aide Simeon Nwakaudu is Dead.

Mr Simeon Nwakaudu, the Special Assistant (Electronic Media) to Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, is dead. Nwakaudu’s death was announced in a statement by the Commissioner for Information and Communications, Pastor Paulinus Nsirim, in Port Harcourt on Sunday. According to Nsirim, Gov. Wike expressed shock over the sudden death of Nwakaudu. The governor described late Nwakaudu as a loyal and dedicated professional, who contributed immensely to the implementation of ‘The NEW Rivers Vision’. “The governor, on behalf of his family, the government and good people of the state condoled…

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INSECURITY: CAS Deploys Special Force to Nasarawa State.

By Takuruku Emmanuel, Lafia The Nigeria Air Force has deployed a Special Force to Nasarawa State to tackle insecurity in the North Central Geopolitical Zone of the country. Governor of Nasarawa state, Abdullahi Sile while receiving the troops at the Lafia Cargo Airport commended President Muhammadu Buhari for the prompt attention to tackle the security situation in the North Central zone. He expressed the hope that the response came just three days after he called for help from the federal government, assuring that the state would support the troops to…

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COVID-19: Nasarawa House Member makes Case for Journalists

By Takuruku Emmanuel, Lafia A member representing Keana constituency in the Nasarawa state House of Assembly, Hon. Adamu Omadefu, has advocated for the provision of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to media practitioners to protect them against infection of coronavirus while carrying out their reportorial duties. He made the advocacy when presenting percels of facemasks to members of the Correspondents chapel of the Nigeria of Journalists (NUJ) Nasarawa state council, Sunday. The lawmaker argued that as frontline workers in the fight against coronavirus, journalists deserved to be provided with Personal Protective…

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